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    Medical Ethics

    Colleagues,   Of interest to those involved in medicine everywhere.  Great resources.       Sharon Ever Wonder How Military Law and Ethics Impacts the Military Medical Officer? by  Trudy Hawkins Providing medical care for soldiers has been a hallmark of civilization and dates as far back as Ancient Egypt.   Fundamentals ...

  • Posting at the request of someone who works in the education division of the Society of Critical Care Medicine. Admittedly, the deadline (Jan. 14th) is a bit tight... https://www.sccm.org/Education-Center/Annual-Congress/Program/Data-Science-Datathon Please share the link with data scientist students who may find ...

  • This is a long-term full-time contract position with full benefits and great potential, providing information services to Otsuka Pharmaceutical, a global firm with 188 companies operating in 28 countries.  Working remotely is a possibility if the candidate is highly experienced.  Title depends on experience. This is a great opportunity to join our ...

  • Save the Date for the 2020 New England Science Boot Camp! Join us for the 12 th Annual New England Science Boot Camp for Librarians, to be held on June 10-12, 2020 at the University of Connecticut in Storrs, Connecticut. Science Boot Camp is an immersive experience that provides librarians with the opportunity ...

  • Apologies for cross-posting - deadline fast approaching   One idea. 200 words (give or take).   That's all you need to get started on a contributed paper for SLA 2020-an idea and a brief abstract.   "Easy enough," you say. "But what's the catch?"   The catch is that once you present your paper, your fellow librarians and information ...

  • Dear DBIO community -   Please join us as we thank and send good wishes to Buzz Haughton as he transitions into retirement (again) ! Thank you, Buzz, for your many years of support, guidance, and effort on behalf of the DBIO community and SLA!  We will miss you!  If you would like to send your own farewell greeting to Buzz, you can reach him at  ...

  • Sent on behalf of the Health Science Librarians of Illinois conference communication subcommittee. Colleagues from neighboring states are welcome... Ramune Kubilius Galter Health Sciences Library & Learning Center Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine & HSLI 2020 planning committee member +++ ...

  • [I am not an organizer for this. Merely forwarding info for one-day event with free registration.] THE FUTURE OF RESEARCH : Drivers and scenarios for the next decade Wed, November 20, 2019    8:00 AM – 5:00 PM EST  SMC Campus Center, 2nd Floor - Elm Ballrooms University of Maryland, Baltimore 621 West Lombard Street Baltimore, MD ...

  • Hi all, The Penn Libraries' STEM Libraries are pleased to partner once again with the Philadelphia Chapter of the Special Library Association and the Drexel University Library and Archives Student Association (DULASA) to host the Second Annual Spotlight on STEM Librarianship panel discussion. The goal of this event is to bring Philly-area library ...

  • We are pleased to share the results of the Biomedical & Life Sciences Division's 2020 election. The DBIO 2020 Executive Board members are shown below - those in bold were elected in this cycle. Chair: Neyda Gilman Chair-Elect: Layla Heimlich Past Chair: Peggy Murphy Secretary: Kristen Chapman Treasurer: Nancy Curtis Director: Danielle Walker ...

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    Let's put our heads together for a casual trivia night on Thursday, Jan. 30 (7:00-9:00 pm) at Urban Forage Winery & Cider House in Minneapolis. The trivia theme that night will be Disney movies: 1989-1999. You can opt out of trivia and socialize if preferred.

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    Hello SLANE,

    The August and September board meeting minutes are now available in the Community library here.

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    Kelly